SB 1705

83(R) - 2013
Homeland Security
Transportation & Infrastructure

Vote Recommendation

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Donna Campbell

Bill Caption

Relating to the administration of certain examinations required to obtain a driver's license.

Fiscal Notes

No significant fiscal implication to the State is anticipated. No significant fiscal implication to units of local government is anticipated.

Bill Analysis

Summary: This legislation would allow the Texas Department of Public Safety to authorize a qualifying driver's education school to administer driving exams that would qualify the test taker to receive their Texas drivers license

Analysis: This bill should save the state money, reduce public wait times at TxDPS facilities, and allow the market to take care of some departmental burdens.